Benchmark World Tour 2017

Beijing, China

Beijing | August 31st 2017
St Regis Hotel, Beijing, China, 21 Jianguomenwai Dajie Beijing, Beijing 100020 China China, 北京市朝阳区 JianWai DaJie, 建国门外大街21号 邮政编码: 100020


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13:00 Registration
13:30 Opening Remarks - BMO Capital Markets
13:35 Welcome Address – China Government Representation

Session 1: Entering the era of battery energy storage

13:50 Rise of the lithium ion battery megafactories: impact on raw materials Simon Moores, Managing Director, Benchmark Mineral Intelligence (UK)
Andy Miller, Senior Analyst, Benchmark Mineral Intelligence (UK)
14:10 Vanadium redox flow and its stationary storage role in China Dr Mianyan Huang, President of China Operations, Pu Neng (China)
14:30 The future for cobalt in lithium ion batteries Dr Dan Carroll, Manager, New Products & Applications Development, Freeport Cobalt (US)
14:50 Speaker TBA
15:05 Panel Session / Q&A with all speakers
15:30 Coffee Break

Session 2: Lithium ion battery raw materials (lithium, graphite, cobalt, nickel)

16:00 CleanTeq (Cobalt, Nickel) - Sam Riggal, Managing Director (Australia)
16:15 Standard Lithium (Lithium) - Andy Robinson, Director (Canada)
16:30 TBA
16:45 TBA
17:00 TBA
17:00 Panel Session / Q&A with all speakers
17:30 Networking Drinks Reception
18:30 Conference End

Field Trip | Friday 1 September 2017 | Pu Neng Vanadium Redox Flow Manufacturing Plant

08:00 Bus Leaves Hotel
10:30 Bus arrives at Pu Neng
11:00 Tour Introduction & Safety Briefing Presentation
11:30 Tour of Pu Neng’s vanadium redox flow cell and systems manufacturing plant
13:00 Lunch with the management
14:30 Bus Departs for Beijing
17:00 Arrive in Central Beijing

Sponsors

TBA

Guest Speakers

Simon Moores

MD, Benchmark

Andrew Miller

Analyst, Benchmark

St Regis Hotel, Beijing, China, 21 Jianguomenwai Dajie Beijing, Beijing 100020 China China, 北京市朝阳区 JianWai DaJie, 建国门外大街21号 邮政编码: 100020